20 yr. old Brazilian model loses hands and feet to sepsisRegister Today!
- by Medic2RN Jan 23, '09The infection quickly spread – causing her to go back to hospital for tests that revealed her condition.
Septicaemia set in her limbs, cutting off circulation and forcing doctors to amputate her hands and feet.
I do hope she survives. Very sad.
- Jan 23, '09 by leslie :-Dmy God, that is very tragic, esp being so young.
i'm very sorry to hear about this.
prayers for survival, recovery and strength to get through this.
- Jan 23, '09 by truerno. m. g.
- Jan 23, '09 by indigo girlI can't imagine how awful that must be. I hope that she is able to recover her health and deal with this. Prayers for her and her loved ones.
- Jan 24, '09 by Anxious PatientThis is so sad. I'll never complain again.
- Jan 24, '09 by Angie O'Plasty, RNSuch a tragedy, the poor child...
- Jan 24, '09 by Trigirl.mA few sources are saying that the girl died early this morning. How very sad.
- Jan 24, '09 by faithhopeloveyes, i just read that she just passed away. so sad